Exam Date


Application Date

2020-09-24 to 2020-11-30

Result Date

Exam Description


SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test)

For admission to MBA programs, Symbiosis International (Deemed University) conducts the Symbiosis National Aptitude Exam. It is an entrance exam for the national-level exam. An applicant interested in enrolling in an MBA programme at any Symbiosis International (Deemed University) [SIU] Institute must take the Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Computer Based Test (CBT). To take the SNAP test, the applicant must first register. Pay the SNAP Test registration fee, register for the program(s) of her/his preference at any SIU Institute, Pay the registration fee for each programme separately. If an applicant is shortlisted for a programme, he or she will be required to engage in the program's further admission process (GE-PIWAT). The registration process for SNAP and Institutes is incorporated (including the payment of the registration fee). On the same portal, an applicant can complete the SNAP and programme registration (as well as pay the registration fee) (

Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a national management entrance exam held by Symbiosis International University (SIU) in Pune. SNAP is an online test that applicants must take if they want to be considered for admission to one of the 15 Symbiosis B-schools associated with Symbiosis International University (SIU). The exam was previously administered in an offline mode (pen-paper based), but the conducting authorities have now moved away from the traditional pen-paper based exam and adopted the exam in an online mode. MBA candidates can only take the SNAP exam once a year.


Entrance Exam Highlights:

Exam Symbiosis National Aptitude Test
Organized by Symbiosis International University
Category National Level Exam
Frequency Once a year
Official Website
Mode of Registration Online
Exam Mode Online
Total Questions 60 Questions
Negative marking yes
Languages English
No. of Participating Colleges 19
Score Validity One year


Important Dates for SNAP 2021 :

SNAP Test 2021 Important dates
SNAP Registration commences on  24 September 2020 (Thursday)
SNAP Registration closes on 30 November 2020 (Saturday)
SNAP Registration fee payment closes on 30 November 2020 (Saturday)
Availability of Admit Card on Mentioned Below
SNAP Test 2021 20 December 2020 (Sunday)
06 January 2021 (Wednesday)
09 January 2021 (Saturday)
 Time : 11: 00am to 12:00 noon
Announcement of Result 22 January 2021 (Friday)


Admit Card Important Dates for SNAP 2021 will have the SNAP 2021 Admit Card valid. Once the admit cards are posted, candidates can download them using the direct link provided below. Candidates should be aware that they will not receive a hard copy of their SNAP admit card in the mail. As a result, they must enter their SNAP User ID and Password to download and print the admit card.

Exam Date  Admit card Availability as per Exam Date
20-Dec-20 5th December 2020 up to 20th December 2020
06-Jan-21 21 December 2020 up to 06 January 2021
09-Jan-21 24 December 2020 up to 09 January 2021


Steps to getting SNAP 2021 Admit Card

You must take the steps outlined below in order to gain access to your admit card:

  • Step 1: To obtain a copy of the SNAP admit card for the year 2021, go to
  • Step 2: On the home page, there will be a path to the admit card.
  • Step 3: Enter your SNAP User ID and Password to log in.
  • Step 4: Select the 'Login' tab from the drop-down menu.
  • Step 5: On your phone, the SNAP 2021 admit card will appear.
  • Step 6: Print the admit card after downloading it.
  • Step 7: Save the admit card in a safe place for future use.


Eligibility Criteria for SNAP 2021:


  • Qualifying Degree- A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised college/university with at least 50 per cent aggregate marks and for SC/ST category candidate must have secured at least 45% aggregate marks (Any Discipline) from any recognized institute.
  • Age cap- The SNAP 20211 application form can be filled out for SNAP candidates of any age.
  • Foreign Degree- Applicants who have earned foreign degrees/qualifications should be checked by AIU before applying for admission to any Symbiosis University programme.


SNAP 2021 Application Process


  • Phase 1 - Open the official website of SNAP
  • Phase 2- Register for SNAP
  • Phase 3 - Fill the registration form
  • Phase 4 - Upload the necessary documents
  • Phase 5 - Pay fees for the application form
Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
ST, OBC, SC, General - Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 1,750
  • Phase 6 - Print the Application Form for SNAP


SNAP 2021 Syllabus


  • General English
  • Quantitative, data interpretation, and data sufficiency
  • Analytical and logical reasoning


SNAP Exam Pattern


Each correct answer will give a single mark and 25 percent of the allocated marks will be deducted from each incorrect response.


Section Questions Marks Per Total Marks
Correct Answer
General English: Knowing Reading, Verbal Thinking, Verbal Capacity 15 1 15
Analytical & Logical Reasoning 25 1 25
Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 20 1 20
Total 60   60


Selection Process


Parameters Weightage
SNAP Test Score (scaled to 50 marks) 50
Group Exercise (GE) 10
Personal Interaction (PI) 30
Writing Ability Test (WAT) 10
Total 100


Documents Required at Counselling


  • Scorecard
  • Photo id proof
  • Marksheet and certificate of class X
  • Marksheet and certificate of class XII
  • Other supporting documents


SNAP Exam Centers


State City State City
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Uttar Pradesh Agra
Gwalior Allahabad
Indore Bareilly
Jabalpur Ghaziabad
Odisha Bhubaneswar Greater Noida
Cuttack Kanpur
Rourkela Lucknow
Chandigarh Chandigarh Meerut
Tamil Nadu Chennai Noida
Coimbatore Varanasi
Madurai Aligarh
Uttarakhand Dehradun Jhansi
Roorkee Moradabad
Jharkhand Dhanbad Gujarat Ahmedabad
Jamshedpur Anand
Ranchi Gandhinagar
Assam Dibrugarh Rajkot
Guwahati Surat
Sikkim Gangtok Vadodara
Bardang Rajasthan Ajmer
Andhra Pradesh Guntur Jaipur
Kakinada Jodhpur
Kurnool Udaipur
Vijayawada Kota
Visakhapatnam Maharashtra Amravati
West Bengal Hooghly Aurangabad
Kolkata Kolhapur
Siliguri Mumbai
Howrah Kalyan
Asansol Nagpur
Telangana Hyderabad Navi Mumbai
Punjab Jalandhar Pune
Ludhiana Nashik
Mohali Thane
Patiala Dombivli
Amritsar Haryana Ambala
Chandigarh Gurgaon
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu Hisar
Kerala Kozhikode Karnal
Thiruvananthapuram Faridabad
Thrissur Panipat
Ernakulam Karnataka Bengaluru
Kottayam Hubli
Kochi Mangaluru
Goa Panjim Mysuru
Mapusa Belagavi
Bihar Patna Chhattisgarh Bhilai
Meghalaya Shillong Raipur
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair Bilaspur
Himachal Pradesh Shimla -
Delhi Delhi -


SNAP 2021 Answer Key

A few days after the test, the SNAP 2021 Answer Key will be issued. Along with the SNAP response key, the SNAP 2021 question paper will be published. After logging in on the official site, candidates can check their SNAP 2021 Answer Key using the direct link provided below, which will be updated as soon as the answer key is posted.


SNAP 2021 Answer Key Highlights

The following are some of the main features of the SNAP 2021 Response Key.

  • Candidates can search and measure their predicted score using the SNAP response key, which is available online at
  • The answer key includes the correct answers to all of the SNAP 2021 questions as well as the candidate's responses.
  • Candidates may pose an objection with written evidence within the time limit if there is a difference.
  • Before the SNAP 2021 result is announced, the final response key will be published after the candidates' objections have been considered.


Steps to Download SNAP 2021 Answer Key

To get your SNAP response key from the official website, follow the steps below.

  • Symbiosis University's official website can be found here (
  • SNAP 2021 Answer Keys can be found by clicking on the page.
  • Then enter your login details, such as your SNAP ID/Email ID and password.
  • Then, select the ‘Sign in' tab.
  • The SNAP 2021 response key will appear on a new tab.
  • Candidates should save a copy of the SNAP Response Key 2021 for future use.


SNAP 2021 Result

Candidates must go to SIU's official website and take these measures to access the SNAP 2021 results online:

  • Select the tab 'Download Your SNAP 2021 Scorecard.'
  • Enter your SNAP User ID and Password to log in.

SIU's participating institutes will shortlist applicants for pre-admission rounds such as Group Exercise, Personal Interview, and Written Skill Test based on the SNAP results (GE-PIWAT). SIU prepares a final SNAP Merit List after the selection process is completed, which will be published in February of the following year (of commencement of exam).


Steps to check SNAP Result 2021

Here is where candidates can learn how to interpret the SNAP 2021 results. The measures to review your SNAP Score Card are outlined below.

  • Visit the SNAP official website,
  • To get your SNAP 2021 Scorecard, go to the 'Download your SNAP 2021 Scorecard' page.
  • It will take you to the page for the SNAP Result 2021.
  • Your SNAP ID and password must be entered.
  • Your computer will show the SNAP 2021 scorecard.
  • The soft copy of your SNAP 2021 scorecard can be downloaded and saved.
  • Also, print a copy of the scorecard for future reference.


Steps to Check SNAP 2021 Cut Off

Candidates will view the SNAP cut-off 2021 by taking the measures outlined below:

  • Step 1: Go to, the official website of SIU.
  • Step 2: To access the SNAP cut-off, go to the home page and click on the icon.
  • Step 3: The cut-off for each participating institute will be different.
  • Step 4: Keep a copy of the SNAP cut-off list for future use.